Europe Europe dithers in face of unprecedented wave of migrants

Hundreds of desperate migrants have drowned in the Mediterranean this week. The EU acknowledges it doesn't have a plan for the humanitarian catastrophe. 

Antonio Parrinello/Reuters

An unprecedented wave of migrants has headed for the European Union's promised shores over the past week, with 10,000 people making the trip. Hundreds – nobody knows how many – have disappeared into the warming waters of the Mediterranean, including 41 migrants reported dead Thursday after a shipwreck.